Colorado Vineyard Specialists
Born and raised in Palisade on the Western Slope of Colorado to a small peach farmer and water chemist, Kaibab Savage has long been fascinated with nurturing and growing. Kaibab is owner and Founder of Colorado Vineyard Specialists has been perfecting growing grapes in Palisade for more than 2 decades. Numerous award winning Colorado Wines have their origins in his vineyards. He has been passionately seeking the best cultivars and locations for Colorado’s unique climate. He currently farms over 26 different varieties of wine grapes on 60 acres in the Palisade area!
Talbott Family Vineyards
The Talbott Family Orchards & Vineyards are currently in our 4th, 5th and 6th generation of fruit growing here in Palisade Colorado. Since 2000 the vineyards have expanded to include about 45 varieties of both vinifera and cold hardy vines grown over 150 acres with the oldest vineyards currently being 40 years old and some of the original Colorado plantings.
Located in the heart of Western Colorado, Cherokee Vineyard enjoys the benefits of being nestled in the agricultural sweet spot of Palisade. Founded in 2005 by retired nurse and long-time entrepreneur, Poppy Woody, Cherokee Vineyard is a family owned and operated vineyard, growing some of the best wine grapes in the U.S.A. Time, hard work, and more than a little love goes into every grape grown at Cherokee Vineyard and you can taste that dedication in every drop of wine produced from our vineyard.